U+51E6 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as place, locale; department. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chǔ.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+51E6 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 87 A6
UTF-16 51 E6
UTF-32 00 00 51 E6
URL-Quoted %E5%87%A6
HTML-Escape 処
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 処
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BD E8
Pīnyīn chǔ
IRG_GSource GE-227E
IRG_JSource J0-3D68
IRG_KPSource KP1-379
IRG_KSource K2-244F
EACC 4B5647
Jis0 2972
KPS1 3791


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-51E6
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 処
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 処
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 処
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 処
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 処
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 処
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 処
Case Folding (cf) 処
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 処
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 処
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIICore (kIICore) AJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-227E
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3D68
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-379
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-244F
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0299.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01745
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10276.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0134.050
kCangjie (kCangjie) HEHN
kCantonese (kCantonese) cyu2
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 171.102
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0299.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) place, locale; department
kEACC (kEACC) 4B5647
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 98.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2740.1
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10276.130
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ORU TOKORO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHO
kJis0 (kJis0) 2972
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0134.050
kKorean (kKorean) CHE
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3791
kMandarin (kMandarin) chǔ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1407
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 361a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01745
kNelson (kNelson) 1162
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 265A 1239
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2418+16.2.3 C+2418+34.3.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 34.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 16.3
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 䖏處
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 處
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0160.103:chǔ 0161.113:chù
z Variant (kZVariant) 處
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 処
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 処
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)